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Michael Wolf Snyder, ‘Nomadland’ Production Sound Mixer, Dies at 35

In a message via Facebook on Friday, David Snyder wrote that his son Michael took his own life.

How a Denny’s Steak Dinner Played Into Netflix’s Celebration of Passing 200M Subscribers

The streamer added 8.5 million subscribers in its recent fourth quarter, helping it hit a milestone. 

How ‘Wolfwalkers’ Combines Irish History and Folklore to Create a Tale for Our Times

Completing a trilogy that includes the Oscar-nominated 'The  Secret  of  Kells' and 'Song  of  the  Sea,' Cartoon  Saloon’s latest feature is set in 1650  Ireland…

End of an Era for Technicolor As It Sells Postproduction Business

The deal also means that Technicolor, a century-old brand, effectively exits the color grading business.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Gloria Estefan Among First Guest Stars for Newly Launched ‘Broadway Gives Back Podcast’

Jan Friedlander Svendsen — who famously got engaged on TV during the 2018 Emmys — has teamed with the Broadway Podcast Network to launch the philanthropy-focused…

Animation Roundtable: Pros From ‘Soul,’ ‘The Croods 2’ and More Talk Creating Beloved Characters ‘From the Inside Out’ and Working Amid a Pandemic

During a virtual discussion, the industry’s most revered and relevant animation professionals — Pete Docter ('Soul'), Glen Keane ('Over the Moon'), Tomm Moore…

How ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ Editor Cross-Cut Real Riot Footage With Tense Courtroom Drama Scenes

For Alan  Baumgarten, working with writer-director Aaron Sorkin amounted to a tightly scripted juggling act that mixed newly filmed drama with vintage footage.

Making of ‘The Midnight Sky’: How George Clooney Battled Extreme Cold (and a Pandemic) to Make His Sci-Fi Epic

Tackling his most ambitious movie yet, a meditation on loneliness and redemption, the actor-director endured a subzero shoot, mastered the latest VFX and navigated the…

“You Want to See Yourself in Cartoons”: Animation Pros Talk Inclusivity, Recasting Roles and What Still Needs to Be Done

With Hollywood’s animation ranks loaded with traditional-track hires, 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' director Peter Ramsey, 'Big Mouth' new voice Ayo Edebiri…

How Top Cinematographers Are Working With New Safety Protocols

Multiple cinematographers who say they feel there’s a low risk in going back to work because everyone is taking safety protocols very seriously.

Cloud Startup to Deliver Films to Theaters

As the U.S. box office restarts amid a pandemic, a new cloud-based distribution system is rolling out for theatrical film releases. Cinemark (332 U.S. theaters), Cinepolis (30 theaters) and Emagine…

Studio-Backed Research Team Works on Test Film to Try COVID-19 Safety Protocols

Filmmakers behind the Entertainment Technology Center at USC short Ripple Effect tested "SafetyViz" and other new protocols with an eye toward enabling a safe return to production amid the novel…